14 episodes

Welcome to "The L Wrd," a delightful podcast on modern love, where we explore the twists, turns, and triumphs of love in the 21st century. Join your host, the charming Aastha Atray Banan, author and editor of the Sunday Midday, as she delves into the intricacies of the heart with a light-hearted and breezy touch.

In each episode, Aastha takes you on a captivating journey through the labyrinth of love, sharing heartwarming stories, hilarious anecdotes, and insightful interviews. From online dating adventures to the ever-evolving dynamics of long-term commitment, "The L Wrd" offers a refreshing perspective on the rollercoaster we call romance.

With her witty banter and infectious laughter, Aastha creates a warm and inviting atmosphere that feels like a cozy chat with your closest confidante. She fearlessly tackles the most perplexing questions about love, relationships, and everything in between, making you laugh, sigh, and occasionally gasp with surprise.

"The L Wrd" is not just about romantic love; it explores the vast spectrum of human connections, from friendships to family bonds, and even self-love. Aastha's unique blend of humor and vulnerability encourages listeners to embrace their own quirks and celebrate the imperfect beauty of their relationships.

Whether you're navigating the treacherous waters of modern dating or seeking inspiration to rekindle the flame in a long-term partnership, "The L Wrd" is the perfect podcast to brighten your day and remind you that love, in all its forms, is a marvelous adventure. Tune in, sit back, and let Aastha guide you through the enchanting maze of modern love with a smile on your face and warmth in your heart.

You can reach out to Aastha on Instagram: @aasthaatray

Follow Bingepods on Instagram for more updates.

Show credits:
Produced by: Akhil Rajani
Sound Engineer: Siddharth Adhicary

The L Wrd Bingepods

    • Society & Culture

Welcome to "The L Wrd," a delightful podcast on modern love, where we explore the twists, turns, and triumphs of love in the 21st century. Join your host, the charming Aastha Atray Banan, author and editor of the Sunday Midday, as she delves into the intricacies of the heart with a light-hearted and breezy touch.

In each episode, Aastha takes you on a captivating journey through the labyrinth of love, sharing heartwarming stories, hilarious anecdotes, and insightful interviews. From online dating adventures to the ever-evolving dynamics of long-term commitment, "The L Wrd" offers a refreshing perspective on the rollercoaster we call romance.

With her witty banter and infectious laughter, Aastha creates a warm and inviting atmosphere that feels like a cozy chat with your closest confidante. She fearlessly tackles the most perplexing questions about love, relationships, and everything in between, making you laugh, sigh, and occasionally gasp with surprise.

"The L Wrd" is not just about romantic love; it explores the vast spectrum of human connections, from friendships to family bonds, and even self-love. Aastha's unique blend of humor and vulnerability encourages listeners to embrace their own quirks and celebrate the imperfect beauty of their relationships.

Whether you're navigating the treacherous waters of modern dating or seeking inspiration to rekindle the flame in a long-term partnership, "The L Wrd" is the perfect podcast to brighten your day and remind you that love, in all its forms, is a marvelous adventure. Tune in, sit back, and let Aastha guide you through the enchanting maze of modern love with a smile on your face and warmth in your heart.

You can reach out to Aastha on Instagram: @aasthaatray

Follow Bingepods on Instagram for more updates.

Show credits:
Produced by: Akhil Rajani
Sound Engineer: Siddharth Adhicary

    Sakshi Rawte on Female Pleasure

    Sakshi Rawte on Female Pleasure

    This week on the 'The L Wrd,' Aastha engages in a thought-provoking dialogue with Sakshi Rawte, an acclaimed writer specializing in sex, pleasure, and beauty. Delving into the intricacies of female pleasure, this conversation explores the often unspoken aspects of sensuality and the importance of destigmatizing discussions about female desires. Sakshi Rawte shares her expertise and experiences, unraveling societal norms and advocating for a more open and liberated perspective on female pleasure.

    • 20 min
    Ishita Moitra on Bollywood's Impact on Love and Romance

    Ishita Moitra on Bollywood's Impact on Love and Romance

    In this episode of "The L Wrd," join host Aastha Atray Banan as she engages in an illuminating conversation with the talented writer of "Rocky Aur Rani," Ishita Moitra. Join us to explore how Bollywood's portrayal of romance shapes our perceptions, ideals, and aspirations in matters of the heart. Tune in for an eye-opening dialogue that probes the intersections of art, culture, and our own experiences, only on "The L Wrd."

    • 19 min
    Navigating Relationships in the Digital Age

    Navigating Relationships in the Digital Age

    Aastha Atray Banan engages in a captivating conversation with the insightful relationship writer, Shahzeen Shivdasani. Join us as we delve into the profound impact of social media on modern relationships.Tune in to gain a deeper understanding of the intersection between technology and relationships, and discover strategies for fostering genuine connections amidst the digital noise, only on "The L Wrd."

    • 15 min
    Throuple Tales: Navigating Love Beyond Boundaries

    Throuple Tales: Navigating Love Beyond Boundaries

    In this thought-provoking episode of "The L Wrd," host Aastha Atray Banan delves into the captivating world of throuples - intimate relationships involving three individuals. Join us as we explore the intricacies, challenges, and joys of navigating love beyond conventional boundaries.

    Through candid conversations and personal anecdotes, Aastha is joined by two remarkable guests, Ashish Mehrotra and Shweta Sangtani, who openly share their experiences as partners in a throuple. From communication dynamics to societal perceptions, they offer insights into the unique dynamics that define their relationship.

    • 51 min
    Guarding Hearts: Cybercrime and Dating Scams

    Guarding Hearts: Cybercrime and Dating Scams

    In this eye-opening episode of "The L Wrd," host Aastha Atray Banan delves into the critical topic of cybercrime and dating scams. Joined by experts in the field, we uncover the tactics used by scammers to exploit vulnerabilities and manipulate emotions for their gain.

    Through insightful discussions and expert insights, we'll shine a light on the red flags to watch out for and the precautionary measures to protect your personal information. From catfishing to phishing, Aastha and her guests examine the strategies used by cybercriminals to prey on individuals seeking love in the digital realm.

    • 46 min
    Love Beyond Swipes: Naina Hiranandani

    Love Beyond Swipes: Naina Hiranandani

    In this episode of "The L Wrd," host Aastha Atray Banan sits down for an insightful conversation with the remarkable Naina Hiranandani, the co-founder of Sirf Coffee, a bespoke offline dating service. Naina's vision and passion for fostering authentic connections have revolutionized the dating landscape by bringing a personal touch to matchmaking. Join us as we dive into Naina's story.

    • 34 min

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